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The First Meeting of the Preparatory Committee (PrepCom-1) for the Second Phase of WSIS took place in Hammamet (Tunisia) from 24 to 26 June 2004.


 Press Releases

24 June 2004: Second phase of the World Summit on the Information Society formally launched today with the first preparatory meeting  [ 196 kB Arabic version]


25 June 2004: WSIS-2005 Fundraising Campaign picks up momentum: CHF 882’000 confirmed for the WSIS Fund

26 June 2004: First preparatory meeting (PrepCom 1 of the Tunis phase) agrees on roadmap to Tunis Summit [ 96 kB Arabic version]



 Press Conferences

24 June: Opening press conference [ 47 kB Arabic version]


 Daily Highlights

Thursday, 24 June 2004


Friday, 25 June 2004

Saturday, 26 June 2004




Opening statement by Mr. Yoshio Utsumi, ITU Secretary-General 


Opening statement by H.E. Mr. Sadok Rabah, Minister of Communication Technologies and Transport of Tunisia

Opening Statement by Mr. Marc Furrer, Secretary of State of Switzerland 



 Accreditation and Contacts

Media Accreditation for Prepcom-1 is closed.

  • For media accreditation concerning Prepcom-3, click here.
  • For media accreditation concerning the second phase of the Summit, click here.

Contact information


For media information concerning the first phase of the Summit, click here




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